Scientists locate possible whole mammoth skeleton in Idaho

October 28, 2014 1:54 PM

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Scientists locate possible whole mammoth skeleton in Idaho

"This find is exciting because there are still teeth in place in the jaw -- so much can be learned from that," said Dr. Mary Thompson.

The skull and tusks of the massive mammoth were first discovered by a paleontologist working with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. The fossils -- which have already been transported to Idaho Museum of Natural History, in Pocatello, for further examination -- were first found in a drainage ditch near ...

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